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Pulp magazines (often referred to as "the pulps"), also collectively known as pulp fiction, refers to inexpensive fiction magazines published from 1896 through the 1950s. The typical pulp magazine was seven inches wide by ten inches high, half an inch thick, and 128 pages long. Pulps were printed on cheap paper with ragged, untrimmed edges.



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Amazing Stories Magazine
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Amazing Stories is an American science fiction magazine launched in April 1926 by Hugo Gernsback's Experimenter Publishing. It was the first magazine devoted solely to science fiction. Science fiction stories had made regular appearances in other magazines, including some published by Gernsback, but Amazing helped define and launch a new genre of pulp fiction. Amazing was published, with some interruptions, for almost eighty years, going through a half-dozen owners and many editors as it...
IF Magazine
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If was an American science fiction magazine launched in March 1952 by Quinn Publications, owned by James L. Quinn. The magazine was moderately successful, though it was never regarded as one of the first rank of science fiction magazines. It achieved its greatest success under editor Frederik Pohl, winning the Hugo Award for best professional magazine three years running from 1966 to 1968. If was merged into Galaxy Science Fiction after the December 1974 issue, its 175th issue overall.
Fangoria Magazine
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Fangoria is an internationally distributed American horror film fan magazine, in publication since 1979. At the height of its popularity in the 1980s and early '90s it was the most prominent horror publication in the world. The magazine was released in an age when horror fandom was still a burgeoning subculture; in the late 1970s most horror publications were concerned with classic cinema, while those that focused on contemporary horror were largely fanzines. Fangoria rose to prominence by...
Psychotronic Video
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Psychotronic Video was a film magazine originally started by publisher/editor Michael J. Weldon in 1980 in New York City as a hand-written and photocopied weekly fanzine entitled Psychotronic TV. It was then relaunched by Weldon under its more commonly known name as an offset quarterly in 1989. Both versions of the magazine covered what Weldon dubbed "Psychotronic Movies", which he defined as "the ones traditionally ignored or ridiculed by mainstream critics at the time of their...
Astounding Stories Magazine
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Analog Science Fiction and Fact is an American science fiction magazine. As of 2013, it is the longest running continuously published magazine of that genre. Initially published in 1930 in the United States as Astounding Stories as a pulp magazine, it has undergone several name changes, primarily to Astounding Science-Fiction in 1938, and Analog Science Fact & Fiction in 1960. In November 1992, its logo changed to use the term "Fiction and Fact" rather than "Fact &...
Interzone Magazine
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Interzone is a British fantasy and science fiction magazine. Published since 1982, Interzone is the eighth longest-running English language science fiction magazine in history, and the longest-running British SF magazine. Stories published in Interzone have been finalists for the Hugo Awards and have won a Nebula Award and numerous British Science Fiction Awards. Interzone was initially produced by an unpaid collective of eight people—John Clute, Alan Dorey, Malcolm Edwards, Colin Greenland,...
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dirty pictures 003 - pulp art of the 1930s
Topics: spicy, appeared, originally, dirty, mystery, art, pulps, barreaux, pictures, malibu, originally...
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Astounding Stories Magazine
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This is the first year of Astounding Stories. It was published in the USA in 1930 without a copyright notice. This is twelve complete issues with a few of the advertisement pages missing. Some of the small fonts are unreadable in these scans. Sorry. The cbr files have been updated with much better scans.
Topics: ASF, Astounding Stories, pulp, Science Fiction, SF
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Volume 30 Number 6 Contents The Vampire by Virgil Finlay The Sea-Witch by Nictzin Dyalhis Fane of the Black Pharaoh by Robert Bloch The Black Stone Statue by Mary Elizabeth Counselman The Old House on the Hill by Winona Montgomery Gililand Flames of Vengeance by Seabury Quinn Child of Atlantis by Edmond Hamilton The Voyage of the Neutralia (part 2) by B. Wallis Uneasy Lie the Drowned by Donald Wandrei The Keen Eyes and Ears of Kara Kedi by Claude Farrere Fragment by Robert E. Howard Polaris by...
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Topics: thai, girl, die, waitkus, leafs, gilfoyle, watcher, earl, girl watcher, ami, loaded gun
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Topics: mckeon, cordelia, title, dunning, marvin, ike, hugh, macdill, won, dream bandit, john dunning,...
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Fangoria 000 Guide To The Gruesome (the complete Fangoria Index 1 149)(part1 3 Comp, from Fangoria 150 2)(dregs)
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American pulp science fiction magazine
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Topics: pulp, science fiction, american, 1930s, magazine
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True Detective Mysteries Vol. XIII, No. 7. October 1930 Publisher: New Metropolitan Fiction, Inc., Dunellen, NJ
Topics: true crime magazine, Fred Burke, Arnold Rothstein, John Hays Hammond Jr., Clara Phillips, William...
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Playboy 1962.09 The Bloody Pulps
Topics: pulps, pulp, adventures, doc, buffalo, tales, shadow, magazine, adventure, stories, doc savage,...
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Cinema Sewer 17
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pulp hero comic index
Topics: pulp, comic, hero, comics, marvel, tarzan, dell, savage, series, doc, pulp hero, hero comic, gold...
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Scream Queens Illustrated 015 (1996)
Scream Queens Illustrated 010 (1995) (Huesos-DREGS)
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Topics: scream, nude, caz, queens, horror, sqi, rhonda, movie, fantasy, hollywood, scream queens, market...
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Topics: caskey, childers, kean, valdez, send, smith, detective, worm, grace smith, sheriff, detective...
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American pulp science fiction magazine of the 1930s
Topics: pulp, science fiction, american, 1930s, magazine
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Vol I, No. 1 (March 16, 1915), No. 2 (March 23, 1915), No. 3 (March 30, 1915), No. 4 (April 6, 1915), No. 6 (April 20, 1915), No. 7 (April 27, 1915), No. 8 (May 4, 1915), No. 9 (May 11, 1915), No. 10 (May 22, 1915), No. 11 (May 29, 1915), No. 15 (July 3, 1915), No. 17 (July 17, 1915), No. 19 (July 31, 1915). Publisher: Photo-Play Review, Phildelphia, PA
Topics: motion picture, movie fan magazine, Victoria Forde, Gertrude McCoy, Charles Chaplin, Thomas Ince,...
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by (Ed Roberts)
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May 1922. Publisher: Hollywood Publishing Co.
Topics: Hollywood gossip, scandal
IF Magazine
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The writings of Lester Del Rey have been removed due to a request by John Betancourt of Wildside Press. (Contents information excerpted from The Internet Speculative Fiction Database ) Art: To Grab Power by uncredited The Beast of 309 by uncredited Beneath Still Waters by uncredited The Midnight Ride of Merlanger Mckay by uncredited A Slight Detour by uncredited Pime Doesn't Cray by uncredited Never Cry Human by uncredited The Immortal by uncredited The Man Who Devoured Books by uncredited...
Topics: retief, caesar, bodyguard, harper, magnan, streng, kern, radnor, groaci, young man, science...
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Topics: fisher, cromek, lowena, logan, chuck, hut, fantasy, benedict, john stuart, thai, prince henry, ihe...
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Psychotronic Video
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Psychotronic Video 39
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Volume 32 Number 1 Spawn of Dagon - Henry Kuttner A weird story of Elak of Atlantis, and the worship of the fish-god Fortune's Fools - Seabury Quinn A thrill-tale of the Dark Ages, about wolves that were men, and men that were wolves Dust in the House - David H. Keller A shuddery story about the skeletons that sat across the table from each other The Defense Rests - Julius Long An eery tale of a heartless lawyer, who nevertheless wanted to acquit bis own murderer The Messenger - H. P. Lovecraft...
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Sex Stars System [Jess Franco excerpts]
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The Psychotronic Video Guide (1996)
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Vol. III, No. 36. August 1922. Publisher: Robbinsdale, Minn. : W.H. Fawcett
Topics: American wit and humor, Capt. Billy's Whiz Bang, Hollywood Gossip
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Summarized digitization of French Night Life Stories; missing most pages.
Topics: trask, sue, heloise, chavaux, sex, victoire, breasts, terry, terry trask, jarvis, sue chavaux, jeff...
Astounding Stories Magazine
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This is all 8 issues of Astounding Stories from 1932. I've done a US copyright renewal search and have found no renewals affecting these issues. A renewal search is not conclusive and I'm neither a lawyer or a librarian. Do your own search.
Topics: ASF, Astounding Stories, pulp, Science Fiction, SF
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Four issues of Town Topics: Vol. LXXXVII, No. 5 (Feb. 2), 6 (Feb 9), 7 (Feb. 16), 8 (Feb. 23). Publisher: Town Topics Publishing Co., New York.
Topics: New York society gossip, American wit and humor, theater, Helene Hicks Bowen, Paul Halvy, Cleves...
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Draculina 42
Astounding Stories Magazine
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This is all 12 issues of Astounding Stories from 1931. January through August were published without a copyright notice. I've done a US copyright renewal search for September through December and have found no renewals affecting those issues. A renewal search is not conclusive and I'm neither a lawyer or a librarian. Do your own search.
Topics: Astounding Stories, ASF, SF, Science Fiction, pulp
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Bat Man by Lew Merrill (1936) (2002 Reprint)
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Topics: bat, batman, pulp, detective, black, bats, alice, spicy, dawson, black bat, spicy mystery, mystery...
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IF Magazine
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(Contents information excerpted from The Internet Speculative Fiction Database ) Art: Jungle in the Sky by R. Martin Jungle in the Sky by uncredited It Takes a Thief by uncredited The Beast by Nevile Blake Infinity's Child by uncredited Resurrection Seven by uncredited Dreamer's World by uncredited Essays: A Chat with the Editor ... (If, May 1952) by Paul W. Fairman Personalities in Science Fiction: Raymond A. Palmer by Paul W. Fairman Guest Editorial by James V. Taurasi Science Briefs (If, May...
Topics: steve, teejay, buckmaster, asir, corrigan, wagner, barling, wingfield, leclarc, big joe, milton...
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Vol. I, No. 24 (Feb. 1915), No. 25 (Mar. 1915), No. 26 (May 1915), Vol. II, No. 1 (July 1915), No. 2 (Aug. 1915), No, 3 (Sept. 1915), No. 4 (Oct. 1915). Publisher: Photoplaywright's Association of America, Chicago, Ill.
Topics: motion picture, movie fan magazine, Edna Mayo, Marc MacDermott, David Wark Griffith, Betty Nansen,...
Sex Stars System 06 (1975.Stars System)
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Vol. 2, No. 3. January 21, 1922. Publisher: Movie Topics, Inc., New York City
Topic: motion picture, movie fan magazine, Henry King, Colleen Moore, Wesley Barry, Jane Jennings, Richard...
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Scream Queens Illustrated 13 1996
IF Magazine
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(Contents information excerpted from The Internet Speculative Fiction Database ) Art: Pipe Dream by uncredited The Wind People by Paul Orban The Man Who Tasted Ashes by Ed Emshwiller Love and Moondogs by Ed Emshwiller The Last Days of L.A. by Paul Orban Virgin Ground by uncredited Discipline by Ed Emshwiller Star of Rebirth by uncredited No, No, Not Rogov! by Ed Emshwiller Essay: In the Balance (If, February 1959) by Damon Knight Short Stories: Pipe Dream by Fritz Leiber The Wind People by...
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Topics: winthrop, rogov, walsh, helen, denton, redfern, martha, atanta, gauck, charlie spence, pipe dream,...
Fangoria Magazine
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Fangoria 344(2015)(Digital)(TLK EMPIRE HD)
Psychotronic Video
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Psychotronic Video 38
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Topics: coupon, send, sex, chicago, hair, carroll, mail, color, skin, pay postman, mail coupon, purchase...
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Volume 32 Number 2 Contents Old Cornish Litany by Virgil Finlay Frozen Beauty by Seabury Quinn The Diary of Alonzo Typer by William Lumley The Goddess Awakes by Clifford Ball The Strangling Hands by M. G. Moretti Haunting Columns by Robert E. Howard World's End by Henry Kuttner The Hairy Ones Shall Dance (part 2) by Gans T. Field From Beyond by H. P. Lovecraft Ally of Stars by Irene Wilde The Piper of Bhutan by David Bernard The Passing of Van Mitten by Claude Farrere The Ghosts ot...
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Topics: snips, larry, sandy, maxe, lew, gun, frazer, eyes, sam lester, dirk, craig manton, black market,...
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Topics: cassius, hollywood, pills, liz, holden, khan, sex, liston, cassius clay, clay, high school, bill...
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Vol. I, No. 9 (July 4, 1914), No. 10 (July 11, 1914), No. 11 (July 18, 1914), No. 12 (July 25, 1914), No. 13 (August 1, 1914), No. 14 (August 8, 1914), No. 15 (August 15, 1914), No. 16 (August 22, 1914), No. 17 (August 29, 1914). Publisher: Cloud Pub. Co., Chicago, Ill.
Topics: motion picture, movie fan magazine, Jesse Lasky, William J. Burns, Siegmund Lubin, Richard C....
Day Donald B. - Index To The Science Fiction Magazines 1926-1950-Ak Jpg
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Topics: asf, amz, dec, oct, jun, nov, jul, feb, aug, sep, asf jul, asf nov, asf oct, asf sep, asf jan, asf...
Islands in the Sky (1956.Winston) - Arthur C. Clarke
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Topics: islands, sky, space, commander, station, earth, gravity, ship, doyle, commander doyle, morning...
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True Detective Mysteries Vol. XIII, No. 6. September 1930 Publisher: New Metropolitan Fiction, Inc., Dunellen, NJ
Topics: true crime magazine, William Desmond Taylor, black hand, Irene Schroeder, Carolyn Wells, Frank...
IF Magazine
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(Contents information excerpted from The Internet Speculative Fiction Database ) Art: A Tourist Named Death by Wallace Wood A Pride of Islands by Wallace Wood Heel by Virgil Finlay A Great Day for the Irish by uncredited Matchmaker by Wallace Wood Essay: Worlds of If (If, May 1960) by Frederik Pohl Novelettes: A Tourist Named Death by Christopher Anvil A Pride of Islands by C. C. MacApp Matchmaker by Charles L. Fontenay Short Stories: Thirty Degrees Cattywonkus by James Bell When Day Is Done by...
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Topics: dan, lao, alyar, grida, mataform, ernie, bru, bridget, kielgaard, named death, christopher anvil,...
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Volume 28 Number 3 Isle of the Undead - Lloyd Arthur Eshbach An uncanny tale of the fate that befell a yachting party on the awful island of living dead men. The Lost Temples of Xantoos - Howell Calhoun Verse The Opener of the Way - Robert Bloch A tremendous tale of dread doom in a forgotten tomb beneath the desert sands of Egypt Witch-Burning - Mary Elizabeth Counselman Verse The Lost Door - Dorothy Quick An alluring but deadly horror out of past centuries menaced the life of a young American...
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Cine Eros Star.06
Scream Queens The Worlds Only Slash and Gash Magazine (The Very Best of High Society 33) (Qweth'l)
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Vol. I, No. 18 (Sept. 5, 1914), No. 19 (Sept. 12, 1914), No. 20 (Sept. 19, 1914), No. 21 (Oct. 1, 1914), No. 22 (Oct. 15, 1914), No. 23 (Nov. 1914). Publisher: Cloud Pub. Co., Chicago, Ill.
Topics: motion picture, movie fan magazine, Cleo Madison, David Wark Griffith, Horace Plimpton, Daniel...
IF Magazine
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(Contents information excerpted from The Internet Speculative Fiction Database ) Art: The Beautiful People by Bob Martin Holes, Incorporated by Hi Marx Marley's Chain by Ted Speicher An Empty Bottle by uncredited Shock Treatment by Wilson Sinister Paradise by uncredited Essays: A Chat with the Editor ... (If, September 1952) by Paul W. Fairman Personalities in Science Fiction: Jules Verne by Paul W. Fairman Science Briefs (If, September 1952) by Henry Bott Guest Editorial by L. E. Shaffer The...
Topics: parker, retch, newlin, conger, tam, eyes, songeen, rozeno, stared, shock treatment, robert moore,...
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Scream Queens Illustrated 27
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Topics: fort, sonny, lauderdale, hollywood, beverly, diane, hypnosis, baumholder, fort lauderdale, cops,...
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Sex Stars System 08 (1975 Stars System)
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Draculina 41
IF Magazine
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(Contents information excerpted from The Internet Speculative Fiction Database ) Art: Love of Life by Michael Gilbert Prologue to Freedom by Vincent Di Fate Cloudscape by Vincent Di Fate Cartoon: "Why Not to Use Electrical Outlets in Dungeons" by Michael Gilbert Ring Shot by Paul Lehr Marchplateau by Vincent Di Fate Samurai Fugue by Tim Kirk Night Kings by Mike Symes Night Kings [2] by Mike Symes Essays: Editorial (Worlds of If, September-November 1986) by Clifford R. Hong The Light...
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Adam v56n02 (1974-01.Kenmure)
Topics: chadwick, clew, barton, jardine, leopold, murphy, horse, jim, gina, stared, north koreans, tom...
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Vol. I, No. 3 (May 23, 1914); No. 4 (May 30, 1914); No. 5 (June 6, 1914); No. 6 (June 13, 1914); No. 7 (June 20, 1914); No. 8 (June 27, 1914). Publisher: Cloud Pub. Co., Chicago, Ill.
Topics: motion picture, movie fan magazine, Ford Sterling, Kathlyn Williams, Ruth Stonehouse, Lincoln...
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Nostalgia Illustrated v2n006 (1975) (Mal32 & Gambit)
Topics: marilyn, gershwin, garfield, wheeler, johnny, nostalgia, whiteman, shepard, deco, houdini,...
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Cinema X Review (v01n08) (incomplete)
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Volume 31 Number 3 Contents "Like one, that on a lonesome road" by Virgil Finlay Incesne of Abomination by Seabury Quinn The Poets by Robert E. howard The Thing on the Floor by Thorp McClusky Dreadful Sleep by Jack Williamson The Shadow on the Screen by Henry Kuttner Beyond the Wall of Sleep by H. P. Lovecraft The Hairy Ones Shall Dance (end) by Gans T. Field Guarded by Mearle Prout The Teakwood Box by Johns Harrington To Howard Phillips Lovecraft by Francis Flagg The Head in the...
Topics: pulp, Weird Tales